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Chat or text now! These services are available whenever the Research & Information desk is open. Text us at 419-318-1999.

Come to the Research & Information Desk on the first floor of Jerome Library. Walk-in research assistance available during open desk hours!


Book a research appointment with a reference librarian. For graduate students or for more advanced research projects, contact your subject librarian.

Call 419-372-6943 or 866-542-2478 to speak with the Research & Information desk attendant. Call 419-372-2051 to ask about your library account or 419-372-2133 to renew books.

Email your question to libhelp@bgsu.edu. We check our email once per day Monday through Friday. Direct question about library accounts, fines, or overdues to circdesk@bgsu.edu.

After hours? Our FAQ contains answers to common questions. You can also explore our LibGuides for specific courses and subjects.

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